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Address: Sataranaprayot Road, Pattaya, Thailand
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A blissful place to visit while in Pattaya....

Take some time out to visit this no frills attached simple monument known as the Giant Buddha. A series of small inclined steps lead to a huge golden smiling Buddha that... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
roddamranganath
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Take some time out to visit this no frills attached simple monument known as the Giant Buddha. A series of small inclined steps lead to a huge golden smiling Buddha that exhibits a radiance that overshadows the other smaller monuments located around the Big Buddha. There is a smaller shrine where one can do some prayers and offerings to the... More 

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Vacoas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

A very quiet place with lots of Buddha statues. You can offer your prayers an when you come down the stars you can walk around and ring all the bells. At the very top, you can an impressive view of pattaya city

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Thank Luvyy
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

I have visited Pattaya three times but here in big budha there was first time really i enjoy watch whole paytaya city seeing here with nice watching beach

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Thank bandahali
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Very beautifully designed spiritual place. Must visit for its history and design. Is located within the city. Takes 15 mins to visit and cover this entire place.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

This is one site must visit which is not far from Pattaya beach. No entrance fee but do dress proper.

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Thank NLH1008
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Very suggestive place, maybe a bit mainstream nowadays but still you can small a kind of magic when you reach the top of the mountain and stare at the giant statue. Made me feel small... :) You can enjoy a beautiful sight from there also.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Peaceful and beautiful once you get there. And then the views of surrounding area, you can see it all, amazing. Like other shrines, show respect and insure you are properly covered, there are wraps you can borrow.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I walked up the hill on an early morning, long walk but at the end the walk, I was rewarded with great views of the area. You will see a varied representation (statues) of Buddha, be respectful don't wear shorts. It is a cultural / religious area.

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Pattaya, Thailand
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is an easy way see Pattaya from the top. Easy to get to without big crowds or so much trouble. Once past the obligatory concessions it is an easy shot walk with free parking. Then on to your next adventure

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was a very nice experience climbing up the steps and being able to pay one's respects to Lord Buddha whose statues were shown/made in his different forms. The view from the top was also very good.I would recommend visiting this place.

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